Mayo, Sligo and Leitrim Education and Training Board in partnership with Microsoft have strategically developed a new Cloud Traineeship programme to support new career pathways in IT which is the first of its kind in Ireland.
The programme which is fully funded for participants, will involve 1,200 training hours over 52 weeks in the form of directed and self-directed learning in both a classroom and virtual online platform.
Successful participants will receive 120 credits, work placement and excellent experience in Microsoft Cloud technologies, which will yield career progression across a wide variety of industry and business sectors with a career path in IT.
Upon successful completion of the program, trainees will receive a QQI Major Level 5 Award and the latest cloud computing Microsoft Certifications, including Azure.
This brand new, exclusive Microsoft Cloud Traineeship Programme will start on the 11th of October.
It will run online while also taking in scheduled modules in a classroom situation over the 52 week long programme.
Simon Cosgrove of MSLETB has been giving more details to Midwest News...